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Khrenov Nikolai Andreevich,
Doctor of Philosophy, Professor,
the Gerasimov Russian State
University of Cinematography

Synthesis of arts as a synthesis of cultures: V. Kandinsky And S. Eisenstein

Abstract. The article is devoted to the study of the phenomenon of artistic avant-garde in the national culture of the first half of the twentieth century, the origin and basic creative and cultural principles of avant-garde. Directly these problems are analyzed on the example of creativity of V. Kandinsky and R. Eisenstein taking into account features of a cultural context of their activity.

Keywords. Art, avant-garde, new meanings, new forms, tradition, innovation.

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